Illegal Disposal Site Abatement Grant Program

Departmental Grant ID:
SWC88
Portal ID:
7421
Status:
Closed (6 total applications submitted)
Opportunity Type:
  • Grant
Last Updated:
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Details

Purpose:

This program provides financial assistance in the form of reimbursement grants up to $500,000 to help public entities accelerate the pace of cleanup, restore sites, and turn today's problems into tomorrow's opportunities.

Description:

Eligible applicants include public entities, including counties, cities, districts, state agencies, and Joint Powers Authorities. 

Eligible projects include solid waste cleanup project sites where cleanup is needed to protect public health and safety and/or the environment within the applicant’s jurisdiction. 

Funding
$1,000,000 available for fiscal year (FY) 2021–22
$500,000 per grant award

Projects serving disadvantaged communities receive additional scoring points. 

Resolution required. See https://calrecycle.ca.gov/lea/grantsloans/solidwaste/lea/fy202122 for additional information.

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible Applicants:

  • Public Agency

California Labor Code section 1782 will prohibit charter cities from receiving state funds or financial assistance for construction projects if those cities do not comply with sections 1770-1782 of the Labor Code.  Eligible applicants include public entities, including counties, cities, districts, state agencies, and Joint Powers Authorities. 

Important Dates

Application deadline The date (and time, where applicable) by which all applications must be submitted to the grantor.
Expected award announcement The date on which the grantor expects to announce the recipient(s) of the grant.
December 2022
Period of performance The length of time during which the grant money must be utilized.
1/1/2022 - 6/30/2024

Funding Details

Total estimated available funding The total projected dollar amount of the grant.
$1,000,000
Expected number of awards A single grant opportunity may represent one or many awards. Some grantors may know in advance the exact number of awards to be given. Others may indicate a range. Some may wish to and wait until the application period closes before determining how many awards to offer; in this case, a value of “Dependent” will display.
Dependent
Estimated amount per award Grant opportunities representing multiple awards may offer awards in the same amount or in varied amounts. Some may wish to wait until the application period closes before determining per-award amounts; in this case, a value of “Dependent” will display.
$0 – $500,000
Letter of Intent Required? Certain grants require that the recipient(s) provide a letter of intent.
Yes ( see Description for details )
Requires Matched Funding? Certain grants require that the recipient(s) be able to fully or partially match the grant award amount with another funding source.
No
Funding Source: The funding source allocated to fund the grant. It may be either State or Federal (or a combination of both), and be tied to a specific piece of legislation, a proposition, or a bond number.
  • State

Funding Source Notes:

Available Funds $1,000,000 is available for fiscal year 2021–22, subject to funding availability. $500,000 is the maximum available for individual grant awards.

Funding Method: The manner in which the grant funding will be delivered to the awardee. Funding methods include reimbursements (where the recipient spends out-of-pocket and is reimbursed by the grantor) and advances (where the recipient spends received grant funds directly).
  • Reimbursement(s)

Funding Method Notes:

$1,000,000 available for fiscal year (FY) 2021–22; $500,000 per grant award.

How to Apply

State agencies/departments recommend you read the full grant guidelines before applying.

Resources

For questions about this grant, contact:
Steve Santa Croce, 1-916-341-6688, Steve.SantaCroce@CalRecycle.ca.gov